Canton Jura declares forest emergencySept. 3, 2019, 8:39 a.m.
Canton Jura says it’s facing a forest emergency. More than 200,000 cubic meters of trees are dying.
2018 drought damaged Swiss forestsJuly 12, 2019, 11:02 a.m.
Last year’s extended heatwave damaged forests in Switzerland.
A quarter of Swiss wood harvest felled in stormsJan. 19, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
The storm at the beginning of the week felled a quarter of the amount of trees that are normally harvested in a year.
Police forces issue warnings ahead of strong windsJan. 3, 2018, 8:50 a.m.
Police forces in the northern parts of the country are warning people to be prepared for strong winds.
Geneva winds bring down trees and scaffoldingDec. 15, 2017, 9:23 a.m.
Strong winds around Geneva last night has brought down trees and damaged scaffolding.
High winds and heavy rain cause damage in SwitzerlandNov. 13, 2017, 9:01 a.m.
High winds and heavy rains caused damage right across the country over the weekend.
Cold snap coming - but winter may not be here just yetOct. 19, 2017, 11:29 a.m.
The weather this month is being described as ‘extraordinary’. A forecaster for Meteosuisse told the Blick...
Ticino town will plant tree for every child bornOct. 12, 2017, 9:22 a.m.
The Ticino town of Mendrisio will plant a tree for every child born or adopted in the city. It’s part of ...
Weather to cool down by end of the weekJune 26, 2017, 7:22 a.m.
Summer is here and the outdoor music festival season is in full swing across the country – but forecasters say ...
Long weekend weather set to disappointJune 2, 2017, 6:38 a.m.
As we move into the long weekend – make the most of the weather today and tomorrow, as forecasters say it will ...
April weather continues to be rather oddApril 18, 2017, 8:58 a.m.
The weather this month is throwing up several strange phenomena. Yesterday the country had snow, a sandstorm, a...
High winds cut power and fell treesMarch 1, 2017, 6:42 a.m.
High winds yesterday cut power in many villages, brought down trees and damaged buildings.
Geneva residents fight to save treesOct. 28, 2016, 10:07 a.m.
Geneva residents have been reacting to the chopping down of 34 mature trees on at Plainpalais. Police had to interve...